In July 1962, there was a similar withdrawal of the Chinese in Ladakh about which Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru had issued a welcome statement. Within three months, in October 1962, China unleashed a full-scale war against India.
We probably have not heard the last of her, but Suu Kyi has fallen from her high pedestal as a defender of human rights to a disgraced agent of a military regime.
Even after Vinson publicly stated that he has great respect for the Indian flag, no one is willing to give him the benefit of the doubt. Media has been demanding an apology for his actions.
It was the height of irony that a person, who dedicated her life to fight for justice to mother earth, should have been struck down by the same pestilence, which was nature’s punishment to those who caused havoc to the planet.